South County / Panoche

Runners at the 10 Mile starting line in early 2018. Photos provided by Amalia Ellis.

Mission 10 race returns in January

Registration now open for 36th annual run.

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Volunteers counting ballots on Nov. 6, 2018 while observers await for result updates. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Final election results headed to Supes for approval

Expected to be adopted at Dec. 11 meeting.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Santa Claus is coming to the San Benito County Free Library

Community members invited to participate in 12th annual Holiday Program.

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The Bureau of Land Management is responsible for thousands of acres in San Benito County and the surrounding areas. Photo courtesy of BLM.

BLM Central Coast Field Office lifts emergency fire restrictions

The public is reminded to remain cautious when recreating on public lands to prevent a wildfire.

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BenitoLink reporters meet weekly with Content Manager Nick Preciado and Copy Editor Paul Hersch to discuss the news of the week and progress on individual projects. Staff photo.

Giving Newsday keeps your local nonprofit news alive and fair

BenitoLink has a unique editorial style designed to serve the public.

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Photo provided by JMM Dance Co.

Inclusive and bilingual dance classes for the community

Enrollment for new session of dance classes with JMM Dance Co. now open with additional locations.

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Panoche Valley Preserve. Photo by Center for Natural Land Management (CNLM Staff)

Panoche Valley Preserve Opens

Conservation land to mitigate for solar farm is now in operation.

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Veterans Day Parade in 2016. Photo by John Chadwell.

Veterans Day Parade set for November 11

This year all San Benito County WWII Veterans will be honored as Grand Marshals at the 17th annual event.

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Photo provided by Hazel Hawkins Hospital.

Pediatrix Medical Group to join Hazel Hawkins Hospital

Partnership with a MEDNAX affiliate that also provides services to Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Election 2018 Roundup

A compilation of coverage of San Benito County political races and ballot measures.

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Carts on display by Recology at an October 2018 Hollister City Council meeting. The green cart is part of the bundle of new rates. Photo by Noe Magaña.

New recycling programs coming to San Benito County November 1

Recycling levels expected to increase to meet state mandates.

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Omar Rodriguez speaks with voters while campaigning for the open Superior Court Judicial seat. Photo provided.

Omar Rodriguez focuses on San Benito County’s future in race for open judicial seat

The former Haybaler discusses his roots in the region and what he would bring to the bench.

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Photo courtesy of the Cal Fire San Benito-Monterey Unit Facebook Page.

Prescribed burn planned for San Benito County

Smoke to be visible from Hollister, San Benito County, Santa Clara Valley and Salinas Valley.

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CAB Members and families volunteered for annual Spring Cleanup. Photo provided.

San Benito County Community Action Board seeking applications

Applications intended for local nonprofit and not for profit groups.

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Business organizations to host "Meet the Candidates" Reception

The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce, Business Council and Hispanic Chamber of the Central Coast are collaborating to host a reception October 18 for the business community to engage candidates for local offices in the November mid-term elections.

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Briggs Building in downtown Hollister. File photo.

Election 2018: Gavilan Community College Trustee Areas 5 and 7

Two seats up on the community college board that serves Santa Clara County and San Benito County.

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Gavilan College holds National Coming Out Day event Oct. 9

Rainbow flag will be raised at Gilroy campus for first time.

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